January 2017

Man dies after located in medical distress

January 7th, 2017|

Police Launch Death Investigation After Man Located In Medical Distress Dies In Hospital

A death investigation has been launched after police say a man succumbed to unspecified injuries in hospital Friday after being located by officers in medical distress.

Very few details have been made public by police, who say they were called to 446 King Street around […]

November 2016

Off Duty & Retired LFD save life

November 2nd, 2016|

First aid: Defibrillators have saved five lives in the London area this year, paramedics say
The last thing Jarmo Stromberg remembers is skating down the ice.

The 61-year-old realtor was playing an early morning game of hockey at London’s Western Fair Sports Complex when he collapsed.

His quick-thinking teammates and opponents — including firefighters and a retired […]

October 2016

Off Duty & Retired save life

October 21st, 2016|

From Facebook (London Professional Fire Fighters Assoc.):

We are very proud to pass on a story and a great deal of pride that we are feeling. Today retired members of the LPFFA were playing in a recreational hockey game in the city when a fellow hockey player suffered a heart attack. This heart attack was […]

September 2016

Pedestrian killed

September 26th, 2016|

32-year-old man struck and killed by an SUV in downtown London
A man was killed when he was struck by an SUV in downtown London early Monday morning.

London Police say the incident happened on York Street west of Clarence about 2 a.m.

The 32-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

His name was not released pending […]

March 2016

CTV London: Walking Bridge Rescue

March 30th, 2016|

Rescue crews save woman from Prevost walking bridge over the Thames River.

Source: CTV London: Walking Bridge Rescue | CTV London News

Woman drowns in pool

March 25th, 2016|

An adult woman drowned in a pool at an apartment building in London on Friday.

Paramedics and police converged on the pool at 744 Proudfoot Lane about 2 p.m.

The woman was transported to hospital, but declared dead.

London police Const. Chris Stumpf said police are continuing to investigate the drowning.

Source: Woman drowns in pool | the […]

December 2014

Fire Crews Rescue Construction Worker From Deep Hole At Western

December 2nd, 2014|

It was a dramatic morning at Western University as fire crews worked to rescue a semi-conscious construction worker from a 15-20 ft deep hole.

Fire fighters were called to Huron Drive in the area of the Labatt health Sciences Building around 10:15 Tuesday morning.

Two workers were in an excavation hole checking water pipes when one […]

September 2012

Man Dies After Fall From Train Underpass

September 15th, 2012|

A young man has died after an apparent fall from a train underpass on Gunn Street near Oxford Street West, close to London’s downtown.

Officials with the London Fire Department tell AM980 the incident happened sometime between 2:30 and 3 a.m. Saturday when a male fell from the elevated CP rail line.

The say he was […]

Death on the Tracks

September 15th, 2012|

An early morning tragedy over the weekend has police issuing a warning about the dangers of entering onto railway property...

April 2012

Man arrested in last night’s homicide

April 12th, 2012|

London Police have made an arrest in a homicide that left a 50-year-old woman dead.

Police were called to 4 Archer Crescent on Wednesday evening, just before midnight, after receiving a call that a woman needed medical attention.

The London Police Service, EMS and London Fire Department found a 50 year old female suffering from stab […]